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There are 10 daily trains from Chemnitz to Schaffhausen. Traveling by train from Chemnitz to Schaffhausen usually takes around 13 hours, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train can make the trip in 11 hours and 20 minutes.
|Distance||290 mi (467 km)|
|Fastest train||11h 0m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company|
Which train should you take from Chemnitz to Schaffhausen?
2 train services operate from Chemnitz, Saxony to Schaffhausen, Canton of Schaffhausen. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company usually has more trains scheduled, with 6 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Deutsche Bahn||4||15h 4m||$120.53|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||6||12h 6m||$93.28|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Chemnitz to Schaffhausen during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the train journey from Chemnitz to Schaffhausen?
The distance between Chemnitz and Schaffhausen is approximately 290 miles, or 467 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 13 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 11 hours and 20 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Chemnitz to Schaffhausen are the most crowded on Sunday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Chemnitz at 8:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Chemnitz to Schaffhausen?
There are 10 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
Where is the train station in Chemnitz?
There is one train station in Chemnitz.
Where is the train station in Schaffhausen?
Schaffhausen has one train station.
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